Coronavirus

March 12, 2020
Department of Health confirms 187 more positive Covid-19 cases in NI

Department of Health confirms 187 more positive Covid-19 cases in NI

In the last 7 days, 1,418 people have tested positive for Covid-19 in NI

Closing pubs and restaurants early 'will have unintended consequences'

Closing pubs and restaurants early 'will have unintended consequences'

"If we need a curfew, which everyone at this stage thinks, people have been talking about 10pm, and England has 10pm, but we have a totally different culture than England"

Anti-lockdown protesters gather at Stormont

Anti-lockdown protesters gather at Stormont

Demonstrators gathered at Stormont for what was described as a peaceful protest against the lockdown and wearing of face masks

DoH reports one further death and 319 new positive cases in NI

DoH reports one further death and 319 new positive cases in NI

In the last 7 days, 1,396 people have tested positive for Covid-19

Almost 200 Belfast hospital staff "quarantining because of Coronavirus"

Almost 200 Belfast hospital staff "quarantining because of Coronavirus"

The Trust said "a number of services are experiencing staff shortages"

Covid-19 Northern Ireland: More than 1,200 new infections in past week

Covid-19 Northern Ireland: More than 1,200 new infections in past week

To date, 330,615 individuals have been tested for the virus

No Covid notices handed out in South Belfast for first time in three weeks

No Covid notices handed out in South Belfast for first time in three weeks

“We have consistently warned people of the risks and potential repercussions of not following the Health Protection Regulations"

Robin Swann warns of possible 'further interventions' to tackle Covid

Robin Swann warns of possible 'further interventions' to tackle Covid

"There is a tightrope to walk and, as I have told Members many times before, no easy or pain free solutions are available"

Campaign launched to recognise work of 'Housing Heroes' during pandemic

Campaign launched to recognise work of 'Housing Heroes' during pandemic

Nicole Payne didn’t see her daughter for two months so she could safely work with older residents in Belfast

Rate the NI Executive's handling of the coronavirus pandemic

Rate the NI Executive's handling of the coronavirus pandemic

This is the opportunity for you to have YOUR say on how things have been done here - from lockdown to face masks

Belfast Cathedral Pet Service to go ahead but things will be a little different

Belfast Cathedral Pet Service to go ahead but things will be a little different

The Dean of Belfast, The Very Rev Stephen Forde, was keen to not miss this special event entirely due to Coronavirus

More than £13m of Covid business support grants 'paid in error'

More than £13m of Covid business support grants 'paid in error'

The initiative was one of three business support schemes developed by the Department for the Economy

Chief Medical Officers plea for people not to cross border amid Covid spike

Chief Medical Officers plea for people not to cross border amid Covid spike

Employers on both sides of border asked to "make every effort to facilitate employees to work from home in so far as is possible"

Department of Health records a daily rise of 273 Covid cases in NI

Department of Health records a daily rise of 273 Covid cases in NI

More than 10,000 positive cases of Covid-19 now recorded in NI

Latest NISRA figures show further nine Covid-19 related deaths

Latest NISRA figures show further nine Covid-19 related deaths

The Agency, which publishes its analysis every Friday, said the deaths occurred in the week September 12-18

Latest Covid-19 breakdown as 1,128 test positive in 7 days

Latest Covid-19 breakdown as 1,128 test positive in 7 days

41 people are being treated in hospital for the virus

No 10pm Covid curfew for NI pubs - but it could change next week

No 10pm Covid curfew for NI pubs - but it could change next week

Ministers also announced a £165m Coronavirus recovery package at today's conference

How Covid-19 is impacting on matchday experience for Irish League fans

How Covid-19 is impacting on matchday experience for Irish League fans

From temperature checks to social distancing and sanitising 'showers', could this be the new normal for months to come?

Live updates as First and Deputy First Minister hold press conference

Live updates as First and Deputy First Minister hold press conference

Arlene Foster, Michelle O'Neill and Conor Murphy reveal latest Stormont Covid-19 decisions

Coronavirus testing at airports 'could be piloted within weeks'

Coronavirus testing at airports 'could be piloted within weeks'

Professor Ian Young warned that a negative result on arrival did not rule out someone recently infected developing the disease later

Police issue 43 more Coronavirus notices in South Belfast

Police issue 43 more Coronavirus notices in South Belfast

14 prohibition notices and a Community Resolution Notice were also handed out overnight

DoH records 189 more Covid-19 cases in last 24 hours

DoH records 189 more Covid-19 cases in last 24 hours

In the last week, a total of 1,128 individuals have tested positive for Coronavirus, the DoH says

NI employees complete the most overtime while working at home, study shows

NI employees complete the most overtime while working at home, study shows

53% of surveyed employees in Belfast admitted to cooking during working hours

Queen’s University to open walk-in Coronavirus test centre on campus

Queen’s University to open walk-in Coronavirus test centre on campus

It's set to open on Friday and will be available to members of the local community as well as students and staff

Pub regulars rejoice at returning to their locals

Pub regulars rejoice at returning to their locals

'Wet pubs' have been allowed to reopen today after being forced to close due to the Covid-19 pandemic